CITY OF ELLSWORTH PLANNING BOARD
Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 5:30 PM
ZOOM MEETING
AGENDA

In accordance with An Act To Implement Provisions Necessary to the Health, Welfare and Safety of the Citizens of Maine in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, as enacted to read: Sec G-1 1 MRSA §403-A Public proceedings through remote access during declaration of State of Emergency due to COVID-19, the May 5, 2021 Planning Board meeting will be held through a ZOOM Meeting to begin at 5:30 PM.

A link for the public to access the ZOOM webinar will be posted to ellsworthmaine.gov and the City of Ellsworth Facebook page the morning of May 5, 2021. Instructions for how to participate in the public hearing portions of the meeting are also posted on ellsworthmaine.gov. The meeting will also be broadcast live on the City of Ellsworth Facebook page and YouTube Channel. The meeting will be recorded and made available live on Spectrum Channel 1303.

Public comment or questions prior to the meeting are strongly encouraged. You may email written public comments/questions prior to the meeting to ktaylor@ellsworthmaine.gov, or mail them to the Planning Office, 1 City Hall Plaza, Ellsworth, ME 04605. Please call 669-6615 if you have questions on a specific application, or on how to participate prior to or during the meeting.

The Planning Board will conduct the following business, hear public comment, and consider the following:

  1. Roll Call of members present
  2. Call to Order
  3. Adoption of Minutes from the April 7, 2021 meeting.
  4. Final Plan Review for Subdivision of an Existing Structure entitled Carriglea, LLC for Dr. Penelope Houghton. The proposal is to subdivide the existing building located on a 16,117 SF lot located at 71 Oak Street (Tax Map 136 Lot 124) into four professional office spaces in the Downtown Zone.
    1. PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSION
  5. Final Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled Grindle Pit for E. Skip Grindle & Sons Inc. The proposal is to create a 10-acre gravel pit and access road on a 45-acre parcel (Tax Map 60 Lot 8) located on North Street. All of the subject property is located in the Rural and Limited Residential Zones.
    1. PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSION
  6. Preliminary Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development and Subdivision of New and Existing Structures entitled Maine SS1, LLC dba 1 Stop Self Storage for Maine SS1, LLC. The proposal is to renovate and expand an existing self-storage facility on a 3.5-acre parcel (Tax Map 31 Lot 10-1) located at 36 Hagans Elbow. All of the subject property is located in the Rural Zone.
    1. PUBLIC HEARING AND DETERMINATION OF APPLICATION COMPLETENESS
  7. Staff Comments
  8. Adjournment